Kanto Plains Robot Rumble
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Kanto Plains Robot Rumble

Saturday May 6, 2017 @ 10:00 - 15:00

Welcome to the 2017 Kanto Plains Robot Rumble sponsored by AFCEA Tokyo Chapter 171.

AFCEA is a not-for profit association that provides money back to the local community by the way of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) grants and scholarships. This robotics competition is to encourage students to work as a team to solve various challenges using robotic equipment.

Prizes

  • First Place: $1,000
  • Second Place: $500
  • Third Place: $250
  • Fourth Place: $100

Eligibility

The contest is open to grades 6-8 robotics teams within the Kanto Plains DoDEA school system.

Registration Deadline

March 29, 2017 @ 11:59 PM EST (registration link)

Guidelines

Teams of two or more students must provide their own LEGO Mindstorm kit (EV3 recommended), laptop, and bluetooth device for competition.

The following competitions will take place:

Questions?

Please email donald.anderson@pac.dodea.edu

Details

Date:
Saturday May 6, 2017
Time:
10:00 - 15:00

Venue

Yokota Middle School
Yokotakichinai, 横田基地内
Fussa-shi, Tōkyō-to 197-0001 Japan
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IMPORTANT VENUE SECURITY NOTICE

AFCEA 東京 TOKYO generally holds its seminars and events at The New Sanno Hotel near Hiroo Station. Please be aware The New Sanno is a U.S. military complex, and requires an official government issued identification card with picture (ie. Passport, JP drivers license, Zairyu Card, DoD CAC, DoD Dependent ID, DoD Retired ID, etc. ) for entry. In addition, due to The New Sanno security requirements, passports issued by certain countries require additional documentation and a 30-day lead-time for access. Please view the event page for further details and what needs to be done so you can access the festivities. These rules have nothing to do with AFCEA 東京 TOKYO, and are strictly related to and enforced by the venue.